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Milken Scholar 1997
Scholar Profile

Casey Noel

Real Estate Development


A vice president at OPEN Impact Real Estate, Casey helps nonprofits and for-profits of all sizes minimize occupancy costs and capitalize on market opportunities the tremendous savings uniquely available to tax-exempt organizations. He provides a full range of tenant advisory and agency services to the city’s nonprofit community.

Casey’s 20-year career includes key roles in real estate, finance, economic development and government agencies, an interdisciplinary blend that greatly benefits his clients. Prior to joining OPEN, Casey worked on the nonprofit team of Transwestern’s NYC office. Before Transwestern, he was the assistant vice president at Community Preservation Corporation, a leading nonprofit affordable housing and community revitalization finance company. He managed the creation and implementation of innovative, affordable lending programs and led the effort to streamline and target financing for the development of small buildings across New York City. Previously, he was an analyst for Civic Builders, where he analyzed charter school real estate development funding requests for the Building Equity Initiative, and a consultant at Harpia Asset Management.

During a five-year sojourn on the West Coast, Casey was a development associate at Lennar Multifamily Communities in Oakland and worked for the city of San Francisco, in the Mayor’s Office of Economic and Workforce Development and in the Planning Department. He has also held roles at Denham Wolf Real Estate Services, Carrington Property Services, Capital Management Advisors and Goldman Sachs.

Casey is a Prep For Prep alum and earned a bachelor’s degree in Government from Harvard University and a master’s degree in real estate development from New York University.

He currently serves as a board member for Launch Expeditionary Learning Charter School.

High school:  Collegiate School


College Year Degree
Harvard University
Cambridge, MA
2001 A.B. Government
New York University
New York, NY
2011 M.S. Real Estate Development

News and Highlights

Casey Noel (MS '97)

Commercial Responsibility: Casey Noel, MS ’97 recently joined the national commercial real estate firm Transwestern,  where he will be contributing to their Nonprofit Advisory Services team to provide a full range of tenant advisory and agency services to the nonprofit community as a Vice President.  Way to go Casey!